Musée de la Nouvelle-Calédonie

Culture/heritage

Information and booking:

Immerse yourself in Kanak culture during a visit to the New Caledonia Museum.

  • Nouméa Quartier Latin
  • Tel : +687 272342
  • Fax : +687 284143
  • From 9:30am to 11:30am and from 12:15pm to 4:30pm. Every day except Tuesdays and Public Holidays.

Ideally located in the heart of town, discover Kanak culture and its history during your visit to the New Caledonian Museum. The Museum’s mission is to promote Kanak civilisation and to preserve its heritage. Many objects of Pacific Island culture are also on display.

To know :

    Provided services :

  • Souvenir shop

  • Museum

Rate :

Outings/activities CFP Australian Dollar
Entrance fee
Adults 200 3
Children ( - 12 yrs) FREE FREE
School groups FREE FREE
Children (12 to 18 yrs) 50 1
Students 50 1
Holders of the « Carte Jeune » youth card 50 1
Seniors ( + 60 yrs) 50 1
Disabled visitors 50 1
Guided visits and workshops by reservation
Single adult 3000 39
Children ( - 12 yrs) FREE FREE
Children (12 à 18 yrs) 250 3
Disabled visitors 250 3
Students 250 3
»Carte Jeune » 250 3
Groups (rate per adult)
2 to 4 pers. 2000 26
5 to 7 pers. 800 10
8 to 10 pers. 500 7
11 to 20 pers. 400 5
School group package 3000 39

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Certificate of Excellence 2018
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#11 of 75 things to do in Noumea 240 reviews

"Great way to find out about the Kanak culture" 07/08/2018
The different Kanak groups wer the original inhabitants of New Caledonia, and it seems only right to learn a bit about their culture while visiting the island. The museum displays wood carvi… Read full review

"Another must see" 21/07/2018
Don't be fooled by the rather soviet looking exterior - this little museum is full of treasures. There is no English audio guide, so you need to look for the little orange signs. The place h… Read full review